21 Top News Stories of the Year
BY Lucas Grindley
November 14 2011 5:00 AM ET
14. Chaz Bono Comes Into Our Homes
The religious right got riled up as Cher’s transgender son appeared on prime-time TV, hoofing it as a contestant on Dancing With the Stars. Haters like psychiatrist Keith Ablow warned that children would be confused about their own gender after watching Chaz tango, but so far there aren’t any reports of that happening.